The Discovery of Sawney Freeman: Resting in Essex for 150 Years, but We Just Now Found Him!

The Stream Feeding The CT River Valley


The Discovery Process Is Always Going on at the Essex Historical Society….You Have to Hear Melissa Josefiak Tell This Fascinating Story…

Historical records are often times difficult to interpret...or missing completely, but that does not impede the discovery process. Hear from Essex Historical Society Director Melissa Josefiak on how teamwork and persistence helped identify a previously unidentified marker in Essex's Riverview Cemetery.

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